Big Data
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Spreading excellence for Society

The Big Data for Smart Society Institute (GATE) is the first Centre of Excellence in Bulgaria to work on integrating and extending scientific excellence and innovation in priority areas such as Big Data and Artificial Intelligence at regional and European level. GATE is an investment in people. The Institute aims to attract, inspire and cultivate the next generation Early-Stage Researchers who, under the guidance of leading scientists, will work with enthusiasm and curiosity in the field of Big Data and Artificial Intelligence.

GATE at the European Big Data Value Forum

GATE initiated the first Bulgarian data space

GATE was part of the First European Teaming ...

GATE and the University of Twente organised a ...

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GATE at the European Big Data Value Forum

The European Big Data Value Forum 2022 took place on November 21-23, in Prague, with a central theme of “At the Heart of the Ecosystem for Data and AI”. The event brought together industry professionals, business developers, researchers and policy-makers worldwide with the aim to advance policy actions, and industrial and research activities in the areas of Data and AI. Traditionally, GATE was among the participating organizations.
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GATE initiated the first Bulgarian data space

On November 9, 2022, the first Urban Data Space in Bulgaria was officially launched, where different organizations can share and access data for developing new business products and improving services in the city.
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GATE was part of the First European Teaming Conference

GATE participated in the First European Teaming Conference that took place at the end of October in Limassol, Cyprus. The event gathered all 24 European Centres of Excellence (CoEs), funded under the Horizon 2020 “Teaming for Excellence” Programme, representatives of the European Commission and the Research Executive Agency, as well as stakeholders from the national research and innovation ecosystem in Cyprus
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GATE and the University of Twente organised a seminar

GATE and the University of Twente (ITC) organised the seminar on “AI-driven City Digital Twins”, which took place in October, in the Netherlands.
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GATE research is focused on four main areas: Data management, Data analytics, Data insight and Data engineering.

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